From how Jay-Z almost ended up with the "Grindin'" beat to whether ghostwriting is ok – our takeaways from this docu-clinic on rap lyricism
Dave East and Aloe Blacc also feature in January's "Hamildrops" offering
Rapper delivers 1994 masterpiece backed by National Symphony Orchestra in 'Great Performances — Nas Live From the Kennedy Center: Classical Hip-Hop'
B.I.G.'s estate sanctioned and helped produce three-hour 'Biggie: The Life of Notorious B.I.G.' about rapper's life and art
'The Mountain Has Fallen' also features collaboration with Oscar-winning composer Steven Price
Police chase, party highlight producer's clip for all-star 'Grateful' track
Emcee delivers 'Stillmatic' single with antiquated recording technology for 'American Epic Sessions'
Rapper calls for less "lippin,'" more action in fervent open letter
Rappers hit the road for five weeks this fall with support from Chronixx, Hannibal Buress
"As long as there was English and black people, there was rap," Nas says in clip from PBS documentary 'American Epic'
Nas, Taj Mahal, Alabama Shakes, Willie Nelson also set to appear in new 'American Epic' docu-series, film
"Angel Dust," which samples Gil Scott-Heron's 1978 track of the same name, features on musical-drama's recently released Season Two
'The Wackness' director Jonathan Levine on board to helm pilot of rapper's Nineties hip-hop drama
On February 4th, Rolling Stone will take over the Museum of Fine Arts (MFAH) for Rolling Stone Live: Houston
Our take on reworking of insta-classic musical by Lin-Manuel Miranda and a slew of pop patriots